Despite the obstacles, a yazidi woman is determined to change her life. David green, host: All right. Now let's meet another determined young woman. She came from war-torn Iraq. She is a member of the Yazidi minority. Even before her community became the target of ISIS, Yazidi girls didn't get much...
On September 28, 1963, The Ronettes performed on dick clark's American platform. In video, the curtain part shows three singers wearing the same long-sleeve pencil skirts, their hair partially rolled up, as part of their signature style. They awkwardly move their hips and arms to the opening bar of...
If you think your sex life isn't what it once was, you're not alone. People in the U.S. are having less of it today than they did generations ago, and a new study suggests that marriage may be part of the problem. Married people typically had sex 73 times a...
If you think your sex life isn't what it once was, you're not alone. People in the U.S. are having less of it today than they did generations ago, and a new study suggests that marriage may be part of the problem. Married people typically had sex 73 times a...
ditor's note: This post is an update of an earlier story, from the Invisibilia podcast and program, which is broadcast on participating public radio stations. In what countries are women and men on the most equal footing? That's a question that the World Economic Forum considers in its annual Global Gender...
On the road to women's rights, Susan Anthony has a lot of bad food. She was hung with portraits and laughed at; Congress ridiculed the demand for equal rights for women and was fined for "illegal" voting in 1872. Yell at public meetings and laugh at the day's honest and...
More babies are born in September than in any month in the United States, which means that during Christmas and nine months after the New Year - the most popular period for conception. Many scientists believe that rising fertility is a biological response to seasonal changes. As the temperature...
If you think your sex life isn't what it once was, you're not alone. People in the U.S. are having less of it today than they did generations ago, and a new study suggests that marriage may be part of the problem. Married people typically had sex 73 times a...
Reese McHenry's got a voice like a preacher turning a standard sermon into a cathartic epiphany. Sometimes her croon has a country twang; at other times, she melds bluesy growl with smooth melodic hums. Whatever mode she's in, her voice is always an attention-grabber. That means any band playing with...
They talk about being weighed down by self-doubt, then laugh off the offensive term "feminazis." Some idolize Priyanka Chopra, a Bollywood actress who "acts like a boss" chasing bad guys in ABC's thriller, Quantico. And no one is afraid to "ooh and ah" when one girl says her sister won Miss...